Space travel has typically relied on conventional high energy routes, known as Hohmann Transfers, to transfer their payloads. However, low energy routes do exist, and are currently being explored. On this program, Dr. Ed Belbruno from NASA discussed low energy space flight.
Date 2007-08-22Source Groks Science Radio Show PodcastRun time 26:25
October 8, 2007
is vast, and the Hohman routes and transfers are achievable only through Vask configurations, but this is touched on in the program. Very good for an introduction.